In keeping with my 2014 challenge, one of the things I want to do is make sure I have found all the documents for an ancestor. That they are scanned, transcribed, and properly sourced. First, scanning. I admit, I cheat. I use FamilySearch, Fold3, and Ancestry for my documents. The 40,000 ones in my filing… Continue reading So you say you’d like to be a little more organized?….
With just a few days before the big room reveal, I thought you might want a little tease. 🙂 When we set up the nursery for #1, we bought this bed: It was white with brass fittings back in those days. It comes with a trundle, so it makes out into a very uncomfortable queen… Continue reading Just a Tease….
Also known as Decisions, Decisions... In order to be more organized, and make the most of my genealogy research, I have for the last few years tried to make good use of the research log in my genealogy software. It has a lot of good things, but there were a lot of things it was… Continue reading Do I delete it or not?
I love researching my family tree. It connects me to my past and allows me some mental stimulation. However, I also have a part time job, three kids, a hubby, a dog, two cats, three birds, well you get the picture. Week before last I was hot on the trail of Burnett Victory, who I… Continue reading Life and Genealogy